Green finished with 138 rushing yards and two touchdowns on 28 carries, but his biggest play came through the air. Running back Aaron Green rushed for 164 yards, keying a ground game that totaled 266 yards.
Neither team commited a turnover the entire contest.
The match between Texas Tech and TCU will feature two of the best quarterbacks in the Big 12 Conference.
“He wasn’t his normal self, I think you could see that”, Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said. Elsewhere, Doctson topped TCU receiving with 267 yards, 18 receptions, three touchdowns.
Texas is 1-3 for the first time since 1956. Tailback DeAndre Washington has been averaging eight yards a carry through three games and will once again have to get quality touches for the Red Raiders.
The Razorbacks had the ball after the Aggies’ score with a chance to tie.
Oklahoma State (4-0, 1-0 Big 12) nearly didn’t get a chance at Grogan’s victor when the Cowboys were penalized with 10 seconds left. The football sailed into the endzone and Washington falls on football for safety. Ole Miss had to settle for three field goal attempts when inside Vanderbilt’s 20. It’s going to be very hard for the Frogs to leap over every remaining opponent and get enough breaks to overcome their plague of injuries.
Utah. Utterly demolished Oregon at Autzen Stadium in a way that could lead to the same sort of post-mortems for the Ducks that Alabama received last week.
TCU cuts the leads with a 42-yard field goal from Jaden Oberkrom. Tech leads 21-16.
On the ensuing drive, TCU works their way into Tech territory, taking time off the clock and seemingly no one can cover Josh Doctson.
The Horned Frogs’ Boykin, on the other hand, is nearing a thousand yards as he has 65 completions for 985 yards and 10 touchdowns.
Aaron Green made it sound so simple.
Facing a Syracuse team that was using its fourth-string quarterback, the Tigers were expected to roll but led only 7-3 at the half, 17-10 late in the third quarter and 24-17 early in the fourth quarter against the Orange.
– Texas Tech PK Clayton Hatfield 37-yard field goal good.
According to TCU head coach Gary Patterson, Tech is much improved from past year.
DeVon Edwards returned a kickoff 100 yards for a score, and Powell scored on runs of 1, 4 and 30 yards for Duke (3-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). Texas Tech is 2-0-1 ATS and the total is 2-1 this season.
– Kyle Hicks puts TCU back in front on a 21-yard touchdown rush. But it didn’t extend to the FCS level; James Madison took a check and a victory with its 48-45 triumph at Southern Methodist.
Emory & Henry 27, East Tennessee State – Kevin Saxton threw a winning 7-yard touchdown pass with 55 seconds left to lift the Division III Wasps over the Buccaneers, of the Football Championship Subdivision, on the road.
The Red Raiders gained possession with 4:44 left and leading 52-48.